Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1Carbon copy (used as an indication that a duplicate has been or should be sent to another person).
Send a copy of an email to (a third party).
- ‘Then I cc'd my local councillor (whom I have met a number of times over this matter).’
- ‘One of them was cc'd to his boss.’
1British City Council.
2Companion of the Order of Canada.
3British County Council.
4British County Councillor.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.